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Research

Main Research Areas

  • Theoretical and Applied Biomechanics
  • Occupational ergonomics and injury prevention
  • Balance, Posture Control, and Fall Prevention
  • Work Physiology and Muscle Fatigue
  • Ambulatory Assessment of Ergonomic Exposures
  • Individual Differences in Work Capacity and Injury Risk
  • Development of Ergonomic Design and Evaluation Guidelines
  • Consumer Product Design and Evaluation

Recent Research Projects

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PI: Divya Srinivasan, Researcher: Dechristian Barbieri.
Sponsors: São Paulo Research Foundation, the National Council of Technological and Scientific Development in Brazil, and the Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare.

Adjustable sit-stand desk being used in a standing position

Adjustable sit-stand desk being used in a standing position

PI: Divya Srinivasan
Sponsor: Oregon State University College of Public Health and Human Sciences and Alpha Foundation

PI: Divya Srinivasan
Sponsors: Virginia Tech Institute for Society, Culture and Environment, Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research, Virginia Tech Department of Statistics